Spin the Coin

10-15 minutes Groups of 3-5 Practice grammar structures and vocabulary words with flashcards Use pictures for less advanced students Have special flashcards such as ‘place your marker on any available card’ or ‘remove 1 marker from a card’ Only allow…

Colored Ballons

5-10 minutes 14702 Learn colors by hitting balloons to each other Have balloon colors represent different vocabulary words Have balloon colors represent sentences for more advanced classes Blow up balloons of different colors Send 4 or 5 balloons into class…

Dictation Game

10-15 minutes Groups of 2-3 Review dialogs by having students dictate to each other Have groups of 3 with one ‘runner’ who relays between reader and writer Select a dialogue/short story from the lesson Have each student work with a…

Black Out

10 minutes Groups of 3-5 Review vocabulary/grammar structures with dice and flashcards Have more advanced students say a full sentence using the structure or vocabulary indicated on the flashcard Make a dialog with 6 lines and have flashcards represent lines…

Blow That Fish!

10 minutes Groups of 5-7 Practice spelling vocabulary words and blow a paper fish around the room Have students start on the other side of the room away from the board and WALK to the board before spelling This will…

Assebly Line Monster

5-10 minutes Any Learn and practice body parts by drawing monsters Let students take the drawings home for coloring Have students explain their pictures with other students Make sure each student has a piece of paper/notebook Ask one student a…

Bingo Trivia

20-25 minutes At least 6 Review class material by playing bingo style trivia Use different categories for ‘W’ and ‘Q’ Use more than 2 categories For large classes, have one person in each group be the leader and give them…